Housing Crisis News Round-up

‘The primary purpose of housing policy must be to provide secure, decent, affordable homes for the whole population. But in recent British political discourse – and public policy – a house has been seen first and foremost as an asset to be bought and sold.’ – IPPR Housing policy: a fundamental review

Shortfall of 500,000 affordable homes via The Guardian

‘Housing shortage crisis’ predicted and Thousands of London council homes left empty via BBC NEWS

Housing crisis as home loans slump to new low via The Independent

The UK housing crisis in numbers: ‘spending cuts could put 1.25 million more people on waiting lists for affordable housing’  via New Statesman

Housing statistics via communities.gov

pricedout.org.uk Campaign For Affordable House Prices

Shhh… don’t mention the housing crisis

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One Comment to “Housing Crisis News Round-up”

  1. Thanks for the links – a lot of useful and informative articles there.

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